Job interviews are stressful experiences for most of us. Even though face-to-face interviews are common, phone (or Skype) interviews have grown in the past few years. It is even truer for YBorder candidates as they tend to be looking for jobs abroad. As a means of convenience, most candidates that live in a different country than the one they’re applying in resort to phone or Skype interviews. (more…)
Today, we are focusing on a common phenomenon experienced by travelers and expats: culture shock. Living in a foreign country can sometimes be difficult. Indeed, differences in cultures and habits can make one feel a bit lost and lonely. Culture shock affects people living far from home. It’s a feeling of personal disorientation when experiencing a new and unfamiliar way of life. A person undergoing culture shock can go through four different phases: honeymoon, negotiation, adjustment, and adaptation.
This week we’re flying to Budapest to meet a growing startup that has already gathered 75 million users across the globe with its innovative web application.
New week, new job opportunity! The hottest job of the week is based in one of the most attractive cities in Europe (at least we think it’s still considered Europe): London. Our partner was listed in the UK’s most innovative startups and is now hiring new talents. (more…)